1976 American sports drama film that won the Oscar for Best Picture, written by and starring Sylvester Stallone.It tells the rags to riches American Dream story of Rocky Balboa, an uneducated, kind-hearted working class Italian-American boxer in the slums of Philadelphia. Rocky, a small-time club fighter, gets a shot at the world heavyweight championship. The film has spawned eight sequels: Rocky II (1979), Rocky III (1982), Rocky IV (1985), Rocky V (1990), Rocky Balboa (2006), Creed(2015), Creed II (2018), and Creed III (2022). Stallone portrays Rocky in the first eight films, wrote six, co-wrote two, and directed four of the six titular installments. Here is the iconic American flag hat as worn by Carl Weathers, signed by Sylvester Stallone, Carl Weathers and Burt Young!